Alexandra Heminsley

Genres: Memoir | Non-Fiction | Professional Development | Workshop

Alexandra Heminsley is an author, ghostwriter, journalist, broadcaster and speaker particularly known for encouraging women to enjoy sport and fitness. Her bestselling books include Running Like a Girl and Leap In. Her memoir Some Body To Love was published by Chatto & Windus in January 2021. Alexandra will teach the Memoir & Life-Writing Workshop at the 2021 West Cork Literary Festival. She lives in Hove with her son, and proudly co-parents her LGBT+ family.

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